Posted Wed Sep 17, 2014 at 06:00 PM PDT by Steven Cohen
Apple's set-top box now has an updated interface and several new features.
Apple has released the latest software update for its Apple TV. The streaming media player now offers support for Beats Music, along with a refreshed look and new features like Family Sharing.
The latest Apple TV update includes an upgraded visual interface, providing a flatter aesthetic that does away with the previously glossy design in favor of a matte-finish style. Likewise, the upgraded software offers a few new features, including iCloud Photo and Family Sharing. The latter lets families of up to six share media and apps. Finally, the Apple TV now offers a Beats Music channel, giving customers another option for subscription music streaming.
The Apple TV software update is now available by selecting Software Update in the general settings menu. The update is only compatible with third generation Apple TVs.
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